[HISTORY: Adopted by the Town Board of the Town of Macedon 3-22-2012 by L.L. No. 3-2012. Amendments noted where applicable.]
Editor's Note: This local law was originally adopted as Ch. 36 but was renumbered to preserve the alphabetical organization of the Code.
As used in this chapter, the following terms shall have the meanings indicated:
- NONSMOKING TOBACCO PRODUCT
- Any substance which contains tobacco which is designed to be consumed without smoking.
- The burning of a lighted cigar, cigarette, pipe or any other matter or substance which contains tobacco.
- TOWN GROUNDS
- Any building, structure, and surrounding outdoor grounds owned by the Town of Macedon's legally defined property boundaries as registered in the County Clerk's office, and any vehicles owned or operated by the Town of Macedon.
Smoking and nonsmoking tobacco products shall not be permitted, and no person shall smoke or use any such products on any Town grounds of the Town of Macedon.
It shall be unlawful for any person to smoke in any area where smoking is prohibited or restricted under this chapter.
For the purpose of this chapter the term "enforcement officer" shall mean the Macedon Code Enforcement Officer and any duly authorized police officer or peace officer of the Town of Macedon.
If the enforcement officer determines that a violation of this chapter has occurred, such enforcement officer may prepare, file and serve an appearance ticket in conformance with the New York State Criminal Procedure Law.
Any person who desires to register a complaint under this chapter may do so with the appropriate enforcement officer.
Each violation of any provision of this chapter shall be deemed a violation as defined by the Penal Law of the State of New York, and any person found guilty thereof shall be liable, for each offense, to a fine which shall not exceed $250, or to imprisonment not to exceed 15 days, or to both such fine and imprisonment. The Town Court of the Town of Macedon is invested with jurisdiction to hear and determine actions brought pursuant to this chapter.